NATO secretary general says ceasefire in Donbass works only on paperWorld March 30, 19:47
Putin not against Russian businessman Deripaska speaking to US Congress about ManafortRussian Politics & Diplomacy March 30, 18:55
Russian space rocket center receives first tested engines for Soyuz spacecraftScience & Space March 30, 18:42
Ukrainian president orders to implement ceasefire starting from April 1World March 30, 18:41
Google agrees with basic terms of amicable agreement with Russian anti-trust regulatorBusiness & Economy March 30, 18:18
Putin sees Russia becoming world’s largest LNG producerBusiness & Economy March 30, 17:58
UK media comes up with more ‘fake news’ about Russian football fansSport March 30, 17:49
Original images vs. portraits on canvas: An artist's eye versus the camera lensSociety & Culture March 30, 17:24
Putin thanks CNBC anchor for correctly setting Crimea apart from UkraineRussian Politics & Diplomacy March 30, 16:57
VORONEZH, January 17. /TASS/. Russia’s Defense Ministry has started large-scale upgrade of training ranges in the Voronezh, Leningrad and Nizhny Novgorod Regions, the Western Military District’s press office reported on Tuesday.
"In the Western Military District, large-scale reconstruction of practice ranges has begun in the North-Western and Central regions. Military units and formations in the Leningrad Region will receive tank mean lines and troop firing grounds while the practice ranges in the Nizhny Novgorod and Voronezh Regions will get new tank training areas," the press office said.
Troop firing grounds and tank mean lines will be equipped with tactical systems for creating remote controlled target layouts and computer simulators to model any training and combat situations, the press office said.
"The new tank practice grounds will meet the modern requirements of training drivers of tanks of various modifications," the Western Military District’s press office said.
The upgrade of practice ranges and the construction of new facilities of the training and resources base will considerably cut the time of preparing specialists and combat interaction of military units, the press office said.